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Antonia Reininger (RCN ’16)

Working for Climate Neutrality Almost exactly one year ago today, the new Austrian coalition government took up its work, including one Minister responsible for the broad portfolio of Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology. Widely labelled the “Super-Ministry” it is tasked with ensuring Austrian climate neutrality by 2040 – in other words, [...]

By |January 21st, 2021|People of RCN|0 Comments

Queen Sonja continues as our Patron till 2025

It is with joy we have received the message from the Royal Court that Her Majesty Queen Sonja will continue as the Royal Patron for our College for a new period from 1.1.2021 to 31.12.2025. It is a great honor for the school and the UWC movement that Her Majesty continues to show [...]

By |December 2nd, 2020|News|0 Comments

Simon Sizwe Mayson (RCN’07)

Simon Mayson and Chann de Villiers on the main stairwell in Troyeville House.(Photo: Chris Collingridge) Being awarded the scholarship to attend Red Cross United World College in 2005 blew on the changemaker fire sparking within me, and it continues to burn today. At UWC I was immersed in a microcosm of the [...]

By |November 24th, 2020|People of RCN|0 Comments

New Partnership Supports UWC Scholarships for Refugees

Great News from UWC International where the Collaboration with Rise will see launch of refugee camp education drive and scholarships to one of 18 international schools Schmidt Futures, co-founded by former Google CEO Eric Schmidt and his wife Wendy Schmidt, along with the Rhodes Trust, today launched a new global talent program for [...]

By |November 17th, 2020|News|0 Comments